Non-profits & Organizations
Eyes On Youth
Founded amidst the global pandemic of 2020, EyesOnYouth is a Toronto Youth-led Non-profit Organization that focuses on visualizing the voices of youth while addressing important world issues. We create magazines and each one focuses on a specific theme. We host events and contests related to each theme, partner with other youth organizations, and feature influential people to augment our impact. For high school students 14+ this initiative allows youth to voice their thoughts, values, artwork, creative writing and more while getting their work published and making a difference.
Solace and Solidarity
Solace&Solidarity is an organization with the goal of creating a repository of stories during this time of crisis, shining light on the experiences of people living around the world, and featuring our local community in Washington, to capture the widespread and disparate impact of COVID-19. We also provide a medium for students to express themselves through music, art, poetry, photography, etc. through our student blog. In addition to releasing bi-weekly editions, Solace&Solidarity has since expanded to create monthly multicultural playlists and provide resources in local regions.
Virus Diariez is a student led organization that is dedicated to spreading awareness and correct information about the corona virus so everyone can stay healthy and safe. On August 14th at 7 PM EST, we will be holding a webinar w/ Dr.Shivi Yadava who is currently working on the frontlines as a first year resident.
Our student-led Youtube Channel is dedicated to publishing PSAS that are created around societal issues to educate our people! We thrive to help others understand what is going on the world and that not everything is picture-perfect! There are problems in the world, big or small, that need to be addressed and brought attention to- even if it is through short videos.
QuaranTEEN was created for the purpose of sharing people’s stories, spreading positivity, and providing a way for people to stay connected despite the loneliness of the shelter-in-place. QuaranTEEN contains many fun and interactive features to help connect teens, such as; a teen blog, a community forum, entertainment quizzes, Teen events, teen poetry/story page, mental health blog, as well as a pen-pal exchange!
QuaranTEEN also aims to provide relief for working parents by producing multilingual reading videos to entertain younger children, as well as a separate blog page dedicated to helping parents share tips and advice regarding childcare.
Citizens Enlightened is a youth-led international organization that is committed to unbiased, robust journalism and promoting discourse on international issues. As a team, we strive for excellence in our publications, and raising social awareness about important and, sometimes, under-discussed issues on a global scale. Our goal is to cultivate more open-minded and conscious members of society who endeavour to achieve a more just society.
Youth for Humanity
Youth for Humanity is a student-led organization that brings awareness and support to a number of prevalent issues around the globe. From humanitarian crises to social movements and human rights violations, we work to bring youth together in an effort to resolve these problems. Through our organization, we link students and youth like us to the resources they need in making an impact!
Tea Talk is a platform that inspires diversity and wellness through tea and tea cultures around the world. They have a page on their website where you can submit your own review of a tea for a chance to be posted on their blog!
We Send Hope
We Send Hope is a student-led non-profit organization that seeks to create a lasting positive impact by making sure that people experiencing homelessness have the supplies they need for everyday living. Our mission is to create care packages and to distribute them to homeless shelters in Boston.
We are currently taking applications for general members, writers, and artists!
Founded in 2019 by Neha Saggi, LeadHERship is an international organization dedicated to tackling the gender gap and empowering girls through education, introspection, and awareness. LeadHERship helps students holds conferences, discussions, and other events to help members of their communities learn about gender bias and various societal gender norms as well as their individual leadership strengths and how to use them to help girls take a seat at the table. LeadHERship also aims to educate through social media and the internet, via social media platforms, podcasts, videos, and partnerships with other organizations!
headstartSTEM is a nonprofit organization that empowers high school students from ALL backgrounds to pursue STEM by providing free access to resources and opportunities.
Crossroads Initiative is an organization dedicated to decreasing mental health stigma one step at a time through student-made magazines and videos!
Our articles, films and photography touch on difficult subjects by showcasing personal anecdotes, experiences, and images that reflect the emotions of those suffering from mental health illnesses.
Welcome to the Global Initiative, an organization working to shine light on global issues through newsletter articles, paintings, comic strips, videos, etc. I started Global Initiative because I saw that a lot of issues in society today aren't receiving enough attention. It is important to educate ourselves and the world around us.
Silence Isn't Strength
Silence Isn't Strength is a student-led initiative that aims to shed the negative stigma surrounding men's mental health issues. In particular, we focus on raising awareness about the detrimental effects that toxic masculinity can have on male mental health.
Athena Project 2020
The goal of Project Athena is to inspire young women to pursue their dreams and to speak up about gender (as well as other forms of) inequality. We've done that mostly through organizing this conference that occurred this past may (see more on the website) and through the new documentary film that we just released!
At the Instagram account generation.positive we strive to empower young people to love themselves. We do this by doing interviews with organizations who are doing great things, inspiring music, affirmation's, facts, providing resources and standing up for what we believe in!
Quarinspire strives to assist organizations in need of supplies and money. These organizations include pet shelters, COVID-19 responders, medical corporations, and more. Quarinspire wanted to help those organizations that work so hard to help in the COVID-19 crisis by spreading the word and helping them find donors.